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FERC Further Clarifies Its Orders Reforming Generator Interconnection Procedures And Agreements
On August 16, 2019, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission ("FERC" or "the Commission") issued an order granting in part and denying in part requests for further clarification of its reform
United States
3 Oct 2019
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Hurricane Harvey Insurance Claim Gets Twisted
Almost two years after Hurricane Harvey devastated parts of Texas and Louisiana, Central America, and several Caribbean islands, the coverage issues arising out of it are far from resolved
United States
3 Oct 2019
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Pay Attention To Policy Language In A Hardening Insurance Market
The insurance market has proven to be a difficult environment for buyers in 2019. The long tenure of the soft insurance market cycle is changing
United States
3 Oct 2019
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California Passes AB 5: The Lawful Use Of Independent Contractors In California Is Drastically Limited
Just last year, the California Supreme Court in Dynamex Operations West v. Superior Court (2018) 4 Cal. 5th 903 ("Dynamex")
United States
3 Oct 2019
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DOL Follows Through – Sets New FLSA Salary Threshold of $35,568
Today, the U.S. Department of Labor has unveiled arguably the most employer-anticipated action taken during the Trump administration
United States
1 Oct 2019
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New Visa Guidance For Crews Working On Offshore Wind Projects
The U.S. State Department published new guidance on visas issued to crewmembers who will work aboard vessels engaged in offshore wind farm operations.
United States
27 Sep 2019
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Evaluations That Prompt Corrective Action Must Be Documented
We discussed in a previous blog post how the current state of the law at the U.S Government Accountability Office ("GAO")
United States
26 Sep 2019
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Once In A Lifetime? Rare Battle Won For Golden State Employers—But The PAGA War Rages On
While talking heads focused on the debates heating up in Houston last week, the California Supreme Court on Thursday put an end to a nearly
United States
26 Sep 2019
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Coast Guard Issues Policy On Keel Laying Date
The U.S. Coast Guard has published new guidance setting forth its interpretation of when a vessel's keel is considered laid and building progression standards to determine what may be accepted in establishing the build date for a vessel.
United States
25 Sep 2019
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Hiring In New Jersey? Salary History Ban Sprouts In Garden State
Effective January 1, 2020, private employers in New Jersey are prohibited from asking job applicants about their salary, wage, and benefit history.
United States
25 Sep 2019
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Eastern District Of California Allows False Claims Act Allegations Based On Noncompliance With DoD Cybersecurity Requirements To Go Forward
A recent decision in the federal district court for the Eastern District of California is one of the first to recognize application of the False Claims Act to Department of Defense cybersecurity requirements, ...
United States
28 Jun 2019
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Get Ready New Jersey Employers, $15 Minimum Wage Is Coming!
As we cautioned on November 15, 2018, Governor Phil Murphy's top legislative priority to increase the minimum wage to $15 per hour is inching closer to a reality.
United States
5 Feb 2019
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Hold Onto Your Hats! DOL Sends "Regular Rate" Rule For Review
On January 23, 2019, the Department of Labor ("DOL") passed along another potential bombshell rule ...
United States
1 Feb 2019
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It's Back!! New DOL Salary Threshold Rule Is On The Doorstep!
Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water, the U.S. Department of Labor ("DOL") reappears to address an issue that has most American employers on edge.
United States
17 Jan 2019
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Philadelphia City Council Passes "Fair Workweek" Bill And Votes To Increase Minimum Wage For City Workers And Contractors
On December 6, the Philadelphia City Council passed two pieces of legislation that already are being touted as altering the landscape for workers in the city, especially those in the service industry.
United States
13 Dec 2018
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New Jersey Raising Minimum Wage!
New Jersey's minimum wage will increase by 25 cents, from $8.60 to $8.85 per hour, effective January 1, 2019.
United States
21 Nov 2018
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Requesting A Background Check To Make An Employment Decision? Read This First.
The Fair Credit Reporting Act provides federally-imposed limitations on all employers who seek information from a Consumer Reporting Agency about an applicant or employee for use in making an employment decision...
United States
5 Nov 2018
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Workplace Safety Incentive Programs And Post-Incident Drug Testing—Still Okay Under OSHA But Don't Discourage Accident Reporting
Many employers have implemented workplace safety incentive programs in an effort to reduce time lost to injuries or illness. The programs generally reward workers for reporting near-misses or hazards
United States
19 Oct 2018
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Update On New Jersey Paid Sick Leave Act
In an earlier post, we provided a preview of the New Jersey Paid Sick Leave Act.
United States
15 Oct 2018
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"De Minimis" May Be Down, But It's Not Out—And What Does It Mean For Employer Rounding Policies In California?
On July 26, 2018, the California Supreme Court issued its long-awaited opinion in Troester v. Starbucks Corp., __ P.3d __ (2018).
United States
10 Oct 2018
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